Sabinet and Ex Libris Announce SACat Through MetaLib

Sep 29, 2006

Sabinet, an online information solution provider to libraries in the academic, business, and government sectors in South Africa, and Ex Libris, a developer and provider of applications for libraries, information centers, and researchers, have announced that SACat can be searched by MetaLib, an Ex Libris library portal and metasearch tool, in parallel with other MetaLib search targets.

The SACat database contains bibliographic information on more than 3.8 million books, periodicals, audio-visual material, and South Africa's historic national catalogs. The new SACat configuration is available to all MetaLib customers through the Ex Libris' knowledge base service.